WorldCat Identities

Hill, Bernard 1944-

Works: 302 works in 903 publications in 7 languages and 31,599 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Television adaptations  History  Comedy films  Children's films  Television mini-series  Romance films 
Roles: Actor, Narrator, Performer, Author, Commentator
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Bernard Hill
The lord of the rings by Peter Jackson( Visual )

95 editions published between 2002 and 2013 in English and French and held by 6,549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frodo makes his way through the darkness to Mount Doom to destroy the One Ring. Aragon learns of his destiny as the true King and the others prepare for a massive battle that will determine the fate of Middle-Earth
Titanic by James Cameron( Visual )

47 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 4,694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Deep-sea explorer Brock Lovett has at last reached the most famous shipwreck of all--the Titanic. Emerging with a safe believed to hold "The Heart of the Ocean"--A legendary diamond--he finds only a drawing of a beautiful woman, wearing it. During a television interview, Brock shows the drawing on camera, and a 100-year-old woman named Rose Calvert recognizes the woman in the drawing--herself! Brock invites Rose to visit his ship over the wreck, and she tells the story of her experience on Titanic's ill-fated voyage. Rose and her mother are penniless, so Rose's engagement to steel magnate heir Cal Hockley represents their salvation, but Rose has come to loathe him. They board Titanic at Southampton, to return to America and a society wedding. Jack Dawson and his friend Fabrizio are in 3rd class, after winning their tickets in a poker game. When Jack dissuades Rose from committing suicide, it forges a bond between them. Later, Rose commissions a portrait, wearing the priceless blue diamond Cal has given her, which Jack draws. Hockley resorts to desperate measures to keep them apart, but the collision with an iceberg, and the sinking of the 'unsinkable' ship seals the fate of all aboard
William Shakespeare's A Midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Visual )

4 editions published between 1999 and 2013 in English and held by 1,892 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When two pairs of star-crossed lovers, a feuding pair of supernatural sprites and a love potion gone awry all come together in an enchanted moonlit forest, the result is a delightful mix of merriment and magic"--Container
The scorpion king by Stephen Sommers( Visual )

37 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and Spanish and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mighty Memnon rules over nearly all the known world, who defeats his enemies in battle with the help of a beautiful sorceress. "Free tribes" form a fragile alliance to fight Memnon, and hire a trio of assassins to kill the sorceress and thus remove Memnon's advantage. The assassins are betrayed by the son of one of the tribal leaders, and Mathayus finds himself unable to kill Cassandra. Mathayus abducts the sorceress, who explains that Memnon was holding her against her will. Mathayus then uses his newfound sense of justice to convince the surviving tribal leaders to join forces again to defeat Memnon
ParaNorman by Tucker Albrizzi( Visual )

10 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,578 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A misunderstood boy takes on ghosts, zombies and grownups to save his town from a centuries-old curse
Wimbledon by Richard Loncraine( Visual )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 1,283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An aging male tennis star has one last shot, and two weeks, to win the greatest tennis tournament and the heart of an upcoming women's tennis star
Gothika by Mathieu Kassovitz( Visual )

22 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A criminal psychologist is accused of the murder of her husband, a charge she is unable to defend herself against due to her deteriorating sanity
Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel( Visual )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 1,178 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Cromwell is a brutal blacksmith's son who rises from the ashes of personal disaster and deftly picks his way through a court where 'man is wolf to man.' King Henry VIII is obsessed with protecting the Tudor dynasty by securing his succession with a male heir to the throne. Told from Cromwell's perspective, "Wolf Hall" follows the complex machinations and back room dealings of this pragmatic and accomplished power broker who must serve king and country while dealing with deadly political intrigue, Henry VIII's tempestuous relationship with Anne Boleyn, and the religious upheavals of the Protestant reformation
Wild China : a land of history, mystery and extraordinary diversity = Jin xiu Zhonghua by Phil Chapman( Visual )

23 editions published in 2008 in 4 languages and held by 862 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The amazing scenery and wildlife of China have always been closed to the prying cameras of natural history filmmakers - until now. Given unprecedented access to this vast country, the renowned BBC Natural History Unit has produced a series full of breathtaking footage and amazing discoveries
Great expectations by Charles Dickens( Visual )

10 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious benefactor comes along, Pip begins the transformation from a blacksmith's son to society gentleman of great expectations
The third part of Henry the Sixt by William Shakespeare( Visual )

14 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 656 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Henry VI trilogy concludes with the Yorks winning the battle of St. Albans, and thus forcing Henry from the throne. Margaret, however, captures and taunts York before having him killed. She is captured herself and forced to watch her son killed by the Yorkists. Richard, Duke of Gloucester, reveals, at the end, his plan to murder Henry VI
True crime by Clint Eastwood( Visual )

8 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and Portuguese and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Veteran reporter Steve Everett has until midnight to solve a long-ago murder and save an innocent man from execution
The bounty by Roger Donaldson( Visual )

2 editions published between 1984 and 2000 in English and held by 488 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the novel, 'Captain Bligh and Mr. Christian, ' this is the story of a 1789 mutiny aboard the H.M.S. Bounty in which an idyllic voyage to Tahiti turns a crew against it's Captain when they find tropical paradise and unlimited sex, but the Captain decides to leave and take his crew on a perilous voyage around Cape Horn
Shirley Valentine by Lewis Gilbert( Visual )

10 editions published between 1990 and 2007 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A wisecracking, completely unpredictable English housewife, bored with her suburban life, takes a chance on adventure when a friend invites her on a vacation to Greece
Mr. Toad's wild ride by Walt Disney( Visual )

3 editions published between 1996 and 2004 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A live action version based on Kenneth Grahame's classic tale about a Badger, Mole, and Rat
The mill on the Floss by George Eliot( Visual )

9 editions published between 1997 and 2008 in English and held by 386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Emily Watson stars in this powerful, emotional story about the choice between love and loyalty. As a child, Maggie Tulliver adores her brother Tom and desperately seeks his love and approval, but never receives it. While Tom grows up to be the kind of person the world approves of - dutiful and proud, Maggie becomes the kind of person the world judges harshly. A woman ahead of her time, brimming with intelligence and imagination, Maggie is difficult for her brother and the rest of her family to understand. Through her craving for intellectual stimulation, Maggie finds a kindred spirit in her childhood friend Philip Wakem. Though Philip feeds her mind, and eventually falls in love with her, Maggie finds her true passion is for her cousin Lucy's fiancee. Now she is faced with a choice to follow her heart or her sense of duty
The boys & girl from County Clare by John Irvin( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's the late 60's and the British Invasion has conquered the charts in every country, except in Ireland, where traditional Irish music still reigns supreme! Could an upstart Irish band from Liverpool win the All Irish Music Championship for the first time in history?
The second part of Henry the Sixt by William Shakespeare( Visual )

8 editions published between 1982 and 2009 in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A drama of the civil war between The House of York and The House of Lancaster. Henry marries Lady Margaret of Anjou, but she despises him for his meekness and takes Suffolk as a lover. The new Queen, who also hates the Yorks (the White Roses), becomes the inspiration of the Lancastrians (the Red Roses). She and her followers are pitted against Richard, Duke of York, and his supporters, who include the Earl of Warwick, also known as "the King maker."
I, Claudius by Robert Graves( Visual )

3 editions published between 1991 and 2008 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the lives of several early Roman emperors, showing ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have marked him a fool, yet whom prophecies have foretold will one day rule Rome
Drowning by numbers by Peter Greenaway( Visual )

46 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three women who have the same name methodically rid themselves of unwanted husbands
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The lord of the rings
Alternative Names
Bernard Hil

Bernard Hill acteur britannique

Bernard Hill aktor brytyjski

Bernard Hill attore britannico

Bernard Hill britischer Film-, Fernseh- und Theaterschauspieler

Bernard Hill britisk skodespelar

Bernard Hill britisk skuespiller

Bernard Hill Brits acteur

Bernard Hill brittisk skådespelare

Bernard Hill English film, stage and television actor

Bernardus Hill

Μπέρναρντ Χιλ Άγγλος ηθοποιός

Бернард Гілл

Бернард Хил

Бернард Хилл британский актёр кино и телевидения

Բեռնարդ Հիլլ

ברנרד היל

برنارد هيل

برنارد هیل بازیگر بریتانیایی

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TitanicThe scorpion kingWimbledonWild China : a land of history, mystery and extraordinary diversity = Jin xiu ZhonghuaGreat expectationsTrue crimeThe bounty